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Rail Scheduling Analyst

Job ID: 60980
Department: Rail Transit
Location: Journal Square Transp. Center


Are you looking for a job that taps into your planning, data analysis, and organizational skills in a fast-paced environment that values you and your career? The Rail Scheduling Analyst position may be the right position for you. Those already in similar positions thrive in developing simple to complex schedules and working through the change management of those schedules effectively ensure smooth operations throughout the PATH system. You will draw upon your experience in transportation, scheduling, and HASTUS software to be a motivated career-driven professional.


Under the direct supervision of the Manager of Scheduling and Planning, the Scheduling Analyst is responsible for developing plans and schedules, baseline execution schedules, maintain the in-work schedules, perform critical path analysis and what-if planning, and support the delivery of daily, weekly, and monthly personnel work schedules for PATH. The position is located in a fast-paced office environment at PATH’s Journal Square Headquarters in Jersey City, NJ.


Responsibilities include:

  • Program Scheduling – Develop and maintenance of the Integrated Master Schedule (IMS)
  • Detailed Scheduling & Change Management – Develop and maintain lower-level schedules
  • Change Integration – Manage the change integration teams
  • Project Management – Lead key program initiatives to improve execution.
  • Leads preparation, development, and coordination of simple to moderately complex integrated plans and schedules to meet program and/or project requirements.
  • Leads, help facilitate, and supports the integration of project/program plans and schedules, horizontally and vertically, across several positions.
  • Identifies, analyzes, and reports performance variances.
  • Supports proposed changes to the daily and weekly.


Preferred Skills and Talents:

  • Experience in transportation operations and scheduling management. 
  • Microsoft Office (Excel, and/or Microsoft Project)


Education: Bachelor's degree in lieu of at least five years railroad experiences.

Experience/Knowledge/Ability: Candidate must have:

  • Experience in transportation operations, business operations, scheduling, industrial engineering, change management, strategy, program management, or project management.
  • Microsoft Office (Excel, and/or Microsoft Project).


How to Apply:

Interested candidates should apply to this job by clicking on the "Apply Now" button and submitting a combined cover letter and resume. The Port Authority of NY & NJ welcomes veteran and military spouse applications.

Only applicants under consideration will be contacted.

About The Port Authority:

Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency's network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than twenty three billion in annual wages and eighty billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey/Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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